Rejuvenation of invisible software

A facelift for old software

Industrial software must continuously be maintained to stay in business. On the one hand this is caused by external con­straints such as changes in hardware. On the other hand this is caused by technology changes within the company.

The challenge is to obtain a cost effective solution for the huge industrial problem of maintaining legacy software. Starting from scratch is not acceptable; the domain knowledge must be main­tained. As documentation is usually outdated, the legacy software itself becomes the primary in­formation source. This information can be revealed by analyzing the source code and by learning from the observable behaviour.

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Wouter Leibbrandt

Director Science and Operations
+31 88 866 55 60

“Continuous innovation in methodologies, system architecture thinking and cross-disciplinary ways of working to master the ever increasing complexity are crucial to maintain and extend Europe’s and Dutch competitiveness in this strategic domain.”